Emotional abuse can leave deep and long-lasting scars in person's life. But can we see them? Do we really understand the meaning of emotional abuse? Dr. Gregory Jantz's new book can help you answer these questions... and better cope with emotional abuse. More on why you should check it out here.
See how methadone works in the brain and why people abuse it. Learn about chronic abuse, long-term effect and fatal risks. More in this infographic.
How are unmarked energy drinks changing the way teens consume caffeine? Here, we explore how the new drinks industry is targeting our youngest consumers in a bid to create a new lifelong habit.
Each day, almost 7,000 people are treated in emergency departments for using prescription drugs in manner other than as directed. 44 of them will die. Here, we review the film that helps bring us deeper into this very important issue. Read more here.
You can expect symptoms of extreme fatigue, depression, and restlessness during the acute phases of cocaine detox. How long do they last and how can these symptoms be treated? We review here.
What are the main effects of Ambien on the body and brain? A thorough review of common side effects of Ambien here, with a section for your questions at the end.
Are you struggling with your teen's drug or alcohol abuse? This article is for you. Read our expert Q&A and pick up some tools on how to help a teen being treated for addiction. More here.
Hydrocodone is habit forming. As a frequently prescribed drug, hydrocodone use can lead to addiction. What are the signs of addiction and how it is treated? Read more, here.
Yes, Subutex actually delays withdrawal from stronger drugs like oxycodone, hydrocodone, or heroin. More on how Subutex works in the brain here.
Length of stay in a Christian drug rehab will depend on a number of factors, such as severity of addiction, support system, and expert recommendations. More on what to expect from treatment here. With a section at the end for your questions.
Why do we self-medicate with medicines like morphine? And how can we move beyond this coping mechanism? Explore more here.
A review of the kinds of ways people try to avoid treating alcohol addiction with psychotherapy. Is there a quick fix for addiction? No. More here.